Obit: Franz, Alvina (1871 - 1939)
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----Sources: Marshfield News Herald (Marshfield, Wis.) 01/24/1939

Franz, Alvina (10 DEC 1871 - 21 JAN 1939)

Greenwood (Clark Co., Wis.) - Funeral services were held this afternoon at Greenwood for Mrs. August Franz, 67, who died Saturday night at 8 o’clock at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Marshfield, where she had been a patient since Jan. 16, receiving treatment for cancer. She had been in poor health since a fall in May 1938.

At 1:40 o’clock the Rev. P.H. Franzmeier conducted the rites at the Franz home, four and one-half miles northwest of Greenwood, and at 2 o’clock he officiated at the services at the West Side Immanuel Reformed Church. Burial was made in the West Side Cemetery.

Mrs. Franz, nee Alvina Noah, was born in the town of Herman, Sheboygan Co., Dec. 10, 1871. When she was two years old she came to Greenwood, where she was married to August Franz Jan. 8, 1891. Mr. Franz preceded her in death seven years ago.

Surviving are five sons, Calvin Franz, Owen; and Fred, Adolph, Otto and Harold Franz, all of Sidney, Mont.; two daughters, Mrs. Otto (Alma) Fravert and Mrs. Alvin (Leona) Albert, both of Greenwood; eight grandchildren, and two brothers, August Noah, Greenwood, and Simon Noah, Loyal.

Adolph and Otto Franz have arrived from Montana to attend the funeral.



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